Entry-Level Home Health Aide Salary
Entry-Level Home Health Aides take home an average $10.07 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Around one in four enjoy medical while one-sixth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to one-eighth. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Home Health Aide
Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Entry-Level Home Health Aides include Visiting Angels, Inc., Comfort Keepers, Partners In Care, Home Instead Senior Home Care, and Bayada. For Entry-Level Home Health Aides, comfortable salaries can be found at Visiting Angels, Inc.; in fact, average earnings are around $22K, the highest in the area, though the difference in the company's lowest and highest employee paychecks ($16K versus $33K) is great. Soaring salaries can also be found at Allen Health Care Services, Comfort Keepers, and Partners In Care, where earnings of $21K, $21K, or $21K are standard for Entry-Level Home Health Aides.
Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Bayada, Bayada Nurses Inc, and Partners In Care. Their employees earn $21K on average.
Pay Difference by Location
For Entry-Level Home Health Aides, busy Washington offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 33 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Home Health Aides will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+10 percent) and Philadelphia (+2 percent). The lowest-paying market is Dallas, which sits 20 percent below the national average. Employers in Houston and Dayton also lean toward paying below-median salaries (19 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively).